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New Wave Group
New Wave Group has made a Letter of Intent regarding an acquisition of Swedish Match's distribution of promo wear
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 29, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Today, New Wave Group has made a Letter of Intent with Swedish Match regarding an acquisition of its distribution of promo wear. Swedish Match has since 1998, as a wholesaler, been distributing promo wear -- under New Wave Group's trademarks James Harvest Sportswear and Printer Active Wear -- on eight different markets (Benelux, Germany, Spain, France, Portugal, United Kingdom, Austria and Switzerland). New Wave Group has until now, conducted distribution of promo wear under the above mentioned trademarks in Sweden, Finland and Norway through wholly- owned subsidiaries. Through the acquisition of Swedish Match's distribution of promo wear, all distribution of the trademarks will be done through the New Wave group of companies, except from in Denmark where the distribution is done through another external distributor.
QLogic Executives to Present at Smith Barney Citigroup Technology Conference
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Aug. 28, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- QLogic Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), the company that powers storage area networks (SANs), today announced that H.K. Desai, president, chairman and CEO, and Frank Calderoni, senior vice president and CFO, will be presenting at the Smith Barney Citigroup Technology Conference at the Hilton New York Hotel on Thursday, September 4.
Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP
Summary Notice of Class Action Settlement and Fairness Hearing to all Persons who Purchased Metro Global Media, Inc. Common Stock Between September 13, 1996 and September 13, 1999 -- MGMA
NEW YORK, Aug. 28, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Rabin, Murray & Frank LLP announces that a hearing has been scheduled before the United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island, Courtroom 1, One Exchange Terrace, Federal Building and Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Island, 02903, on November 17, 2003 at 10:00 a.m., to consider approval of a proposed Settlement, Class Counsel's application for attorneys' fees and reimbursement of expenses, and related matters in the action captioned George Kinney, et al. v. Metro Global Media, Inc., et al., C.A. No. 99-579-ML, brought on behalf of the Class defined above. If you are a member of the Class and did not receive the Notice of Proposed Settlement and Fairness Hearing (the "Notice"), and Proof of Claim and Release ("Proof of Claim"), please request copies by writing to:
The Pot O' Knowledge at the End of the Rainbow; New Book Compiles Facts, Trivia, Folklore of Ireland and Its People
POWAY, Calif., August 28, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- When many people think of Ireland, they think of leprechauns, four-leaf clovers, St. Patrick's Day and Irish beer. Irish culture, however, goes much deeper. In the new book, Irish Facts, Fun, and Folklore (now available through 1stBooks), author Erin McGrath Ruocco combines the history, trivia and legend of the Emerald Isle.
Is The End Near? Unlocking Daniel's apocalyptic prophecies in new book
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho, Aug. 28, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Many writers have attempted to explain the apocalyptic prophecies in the book of Daniel but most have failed to provide satisfactory answers to the perplexing mysteries of the book. Biblical scholar Thomas C. Nixon declares that the book of Daniel was deliberately sealed from human understanding and that the real meaning of the prophecies would be revealed only when the right time arrived. For Nixon, the correct time has arrived. In his book, The Time of the End in The Book of Daniel (now available through 1stBooks), Nixon attempts to unseal the prophecy.